Written in the classic ‘stream of consciousness’ style, If and only If, is an every person’s journey, back to their closet- that they promised to never open… yet yearn to !
So far, Raahi has
lived an adventurously intriguing life. Myriad moments and occasions that
occur through his journey have forced him to desperately seek the answers
hidden cryptically, behind what his destiny has had to offer.
deep within him, all of it remains buried until- one day, all that he ever
wished for, is- ruthlessly and mysteriously snatched away from him…
His only wish
now- To find out Why !
reluctant move back to the mystical and quaint town of Khushiganj nestled
amidst the green hills, life turns upside down when he breaks his own promise-
to never take the walk back to the Temple.
questions, shiploads of burning memories, a feeble companion and an old
bench-maker are his only allies in this journey now, to discover the truth
and why, the Universe conspired… Will he find what he sets out to
in spring at Wellington, Ratin Chhibber is a hotelier-turned-author of Indian
origin. A ‘Past Life Regressionist’, Ratin is also a wildlife and theatre enthusiast
who loves to live and travel, like a wanderer.
drawn to literature, philosophy and Indian folklore since his formative years,
he now likes to spend his spare time researching on afterlife, modern paganism
and metaphysical exorcism. He also spends many-a-night happily buried in his
coursework of ‘Paranormal Investigator’ certification from the Indian
Paranormal Society; one of the myriad ‘must do before I die’ points on his wish
A member of Delhi Photography Club, Ratin
contributes to his blog and on Scribophile & Writers Café, the online
communities for budding writers.
he is not talking to imaginary storybook characters, Ratin can be caught riding
horses or sitting under his favorite plum tree in the hills, lost in thought,
silently conversing with the birds and the bees!
lives in Delhi with his adorable and mischievous Lhasa Apso.